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Hillside, Manston, Sturminster Newton

  • Semi Detached Home
  • Three Good Sized Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Large Sunny Rear Garden
  • Fabulous Rural Views
  • Scope to Enhance
  • No Onward Chain
  • Energy Efficiency Rating E
A well proportioned mature semi detached family home with three good sized bedrooms, presented to the market with the advantage of no onward chain and boasting an elevated position taking in views over the neighbouring countryside and Duncliffe Wood in the distance. The property is located in the small village of Manston, which is just three miles from the market town of Sturminster Newton, and boasts a public house and village hall with Child Okeford about two miles away, which has an active community and many events centred around the village hall and community centre. Child Okeford also has a post office/stores, primary school, doctors surgery, two public houses and garden centre with an organic farm shop, art gallery and café.

The property sits in good sized grounds and backs onto fields, providing a picturesque and peaceful setting for outdoor activities and relaxation. The mature garden offers ample opportunities for gardening enthusiasts to create their own oasis or for children and pets to play freely in a safe environment. This lovely home boasts two interchangeable reception rooms and has the basics, such as gas fired central heating and uPVC double glazing. There is great potential to enhance and add personal touches to make this house truly feel like home. Whether it's modernising the interiors or landscaping the garden to your taste, this property offers scope for creativity and customisation to meet your needs.

Located in a small village, this home offers a peaceful and tight-knit community feel, perfect for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of town life whilst enjoying a rural environment without isolation. Don't miss out on the opportunity to be the next owner of this great home - book a viewing today and envision the endless possibilities this property holds for you and your family.

The Property



Ground Floor
The entrance to the property is located to the side where a sliding door opens into a useful porch. A part glazed timber door opens into a good sized bright entrance hall with window overlooking the rear garden and countryside beyond. The hall is fitted with wood effect laminate flooring and provides access to all the ground floor rooms. The sitting room boasts a double outlook with windows to the front and side - both taking in a degree of countryside views. There is a cupboard housing the gas fired central heating boiler and the floor is laid to wood effect laminate. The dining room also enjoys a countryside view to the front. The kitchen has a door to the rear and window overlooking the outbuilding to the rear. It is fitted with a range of modern units consisting of floor and eye level cupboards, separate drawer unit plus work surfaces with tiled splash back and stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine, space for a slot in cooker and under counter fridge. In addition, there is the old pantry. The floor is laid to vinyl.

First Floor
Stairs rise and return to a galleried landing with window to the rear with rural view, access to the loft space and airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. There are three generously sized bedrooms, all of which boast wonderful rural views. The bathroom is fitted with a modern suite consisting of low level WC, bath with electric shower above and pedestal wash hand basin plus vinyl flooring.


From the road/layby, steps rise to a path that leads along the front of the property and down the side to the entrance. The front garden is laid to grass. At the back of the house there are the old coal bunkers and store. The large garden is grassed and offers a blank canvas for one's own landscaping design. It has a sunny aspect backing onto fields and enjoying a rural view.

Useful Information

Energy Efficiency Rating E
Council Tax Band C
uPVC Double Glazing
Mains Gas Central Heating
Mains Drainage
No Onward Chain


From Sturminster Newton

At the traffic lights turn onto Old Market Hill. Turn left at the next set of lights heading towards Shaftesbury. Continue through the village of Manston where the property will be found on the left hand side before the left hand bend. Postcode DT10 1EY

Floorplan for Hillside, Manston, Sturminster Newton

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